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Oct 14, 2012 6:00pm EDT
home. ben tracy on the slow crawl through the streets of los angeles. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news." >> and good evening, everyone, i'm jeff glor. in the sky over new mexico today a man jumped from 24 miles up and broke the sound barrier on the way down. a first. felix baumgartner broke that barrier by more than 100 miles an hour, then landed with ease. with details, here's mark strassmann. >> reporter: felix baumgartner climbed into the strat sphere more than 24 miles above new mexico's desert. the 43-year-old austrian skydiver was about to become a human missile and plunge farther and fast never freefall than anyone in history. >> everything is in the green, doing great. >> reporter: his ascent had landed two and a half hours, in a capsule hoisted by a 55 story helium balloon, rising 1,000 feet a minute. the only hitch, baumgartner's viser foingd up when his helmet's heater stopped working. >> this is getting serious, joe. >> i do not think i have safe feeting -- -- heating. >> joe kittinger was the voice in his ear. >> there it, there is the world out th
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 6:30pm EDT
& beyond. well, beyond took a new meaning when the space shuttle rolled by today in los angeles. after 25 trips into space, the shuttle is heading to retirement and here's bill whitaker. >> reporter: just before midnight los angeles got the first glimpse of something never seen before: a 78-ton spaceship, five stories tall, 78-foot swing span moving majestically through dense city streets. it was a dramatic entrance fit for hollywood. >> gave me goose bumps. >> reporter: project manager ken carrion is responsible for getting "endeavour" through the streets of l.a. >> i had no idea how the community would be coming together. it's just so special. >> reporter: it has been a remarkable journey for the "endeavour", from outer space to inner city. this might not be its riskiest mission, but possibly its most complicated. its 12-mile trek at two miles an hour goes over freeways, down boulevards, through neighborhoods, almost 400 trees were cut down to make way. 2,700 metal plates laid down to strengthen roadways. power lines were lifted, stoplights removed. so it's like an obstacle course. >> i
CBS
Oct 15, 2012 4:00am EDT
a commute in los angeles this was a whopper. it took the shuttle more than 60 hours to complete the 12 mile route from lax to the museum. on friday it snuck a late night at a doughnut shop. >> such an amazing bit of technology, history, adventure. >> reporter: when "endeavour" arrived it was an hour ahead of schedule but then everything showed the shuttle's role. >> thought i missed it this morning. when i turned on the news, great i'll see it. >> reporter: the crowds suffering dehydration in the sun got in the way. the wing span almost clipped buildings and trees. the city had already cut down 400 trees and raised 100 power lines to give the five story shuttle enough room yet dodging space junk is apparently easier than ducking power poles. more trees were trimmed. the shuttle lost more time when a scheduled maintenance stop stretch from two hours to five. then came the final stretch. the shuttle shuffled down martin luther king, jr. boulevard, navigating historic pine trees. in a city where three face of street closures are as welcomed as a bad rash, all of l.a. seemed to rally be
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Oct 5, 2012 4:00am EDT
rouge, brooklyn, chicago, dallas, houston, los angeles and miami. the charges involve allege treatment and services that were eater medically unnecessary or in some cases never actually provided. the u.s. attorney general says the fraud amounts to nearly $430 million in false billings. >> the total includes over $to 30 million in home health care fraud, more than $100 million in mental health care fraud and approximately $49 million in ambulancing transportation fraud. >> reporter: prosecutors say alpha ambulance in los angeles is responsible for the whopping transportation fraud, four top people in the company were arrested. >> can someone there speak to us about the four that were arrested from your business? >> i have no idea. >> reporter: according to the indictment two of the defendants instructed employees here at alpha ambulance to document a reason for runs even if one did not exist. >> medicare and medicaid fraud not only robs taxpayers, it also jeopardizes the future of the program that more than 100 million americans depend on every day. >> reporter: the government
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 4:00am EDT
. it's the first time he's expressed support for the act. here's what he said in los angeles recently. >> president obama created what he calls a stopgap measure. those are his words. for children who are brought here illegally through no fault of their own. instead of playing politics with these children, i will pursue permanent immigration reform. >> reporter: the president's executive order is a shortened version of the dream act. legislation that would grant citizenship to these same immigrants under certain conditions. mitt romney has opposed the bill in the past. >> pledging, "if i were elected and the congress were to pass the dream act, would iv veto it? the answer is yes." >> reporter: most polls show president obama with a very comfortable lead among mexican american voters, and a new survey shows why that's important. this year, nearly 25 million hispanic americans will be el available to vote. most of those votes went to president obama in 2008. but romney has certainly not given up trying to win over the hispanic vote. >> hispanics have been disproportionately hard. the n
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 6:30pm EDT
. reporting tonight from los angeles. >> pelley: good evening. people waited outside overnight just for the chance to be inside the supreme court today for the most controversial case of this term. at stake: admission to college for millions of americans for generations to come. a decade ago, the court ruled that race could be used as a factor granting college admissions, but today a new supreme court heard a challenge to that which could change the law of the land on affirmative action. wyatt andrews was in the court today. >> reporter: abigail fisher was denied admission to the university of texas, she says, because of admission policies that favored less-qualified minorities. her simple argument is to stop using skin color in college admission. >> i hope the court rules that a student's race and ethnicity should not be considered when applying to the university of texas. >> reporter: the u.t. entering class is among the most diverse anywhere-- roughly 50% white and 50% minority. by law, the school has to admit the top 10% of every high school class, regardless of race. but u.t. also uses
CBS
Oct 19, 2012 4:00am EDT
to home as you can be. fort worth, texas los angeles, california honolulu, hawaii the uso is how america supports her troops. it's how we say thank you to the men and women who have placed our fortunes and our families and our futures ahead of their own. the uso is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that relies on the generosity of the american people. san diego, california san antonio, texas, baby. pasadena, california. but for now, it's right here. find out how you can help. visit us at uso.org. the uso. until every one comes home. >>> good morning and welcome to 9news now. today is friday, october 19th. good morning women in la plata, maryland, they're watching, i'm andrea roane. >> and i'm jessica doyle in for mike hydeck. monika samtani will have your friday morning traffic. i will. and hopefully there's good news there at this point. >> a little bit. >>> and howard bernstein has the friday morning forecast. >> yeah, loud night last night. almost got in even earlier than we normally do thanks to mother nature. loud and pouring in spots. most of that for the time
CBS
Oct 13, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. international airport through the streets of downtown los angeles and to an extended pit stop at ceynaga boulevard where crews removed utility poles and light fixtures to create a wide path. a toyota tundra is pulling it across a normally busy freeway. >> we had three months of testing to say we can do that, so we pulled more than what it weighs. it's 292,000 pounds and we were over 300,000 pounds we pulled. >> it's like amazing, because i never seen it before. >> it's incredible. i'm out of words. >> 78 ton, five-story tall shuttle should complete its journey in just a little while when it arrives at the california science center. >>> in san francisco, a bachelor party was cut short when the group's 40 foot boat hit a rock and began taking on water. the coast guard and several smaller boats came to the rescue. all 18 passengers and four crew members were taken to shore safely. the groom said most of his friends didn't mind the mishap. >> i think i was the only one concerned because i don't like boats, but everyone else was loving it. i was loving it once we got off the boat that wasn't
CBS
Oct 18, 2012 4:00am EDT
and younger adults remain to be seen. edward lawrence for cbs news, los angeles. >>> a separate study suggest as diet high in pasta, bread and other complex carbohydrates may lead to mild cognitive impairment. diets higher in proteins and fats have less of a chance of developing problems. straight ahead this morning, your thursday morning weather and in sports, intensity in the wnba finals as a coach loses her cool. vitamin d, done! hand sanitizer, done! hey, eric! i'm here for my flu shot. sorry, didn't make an appointment. well, you don't need one. whether it's flu shots or prescriptions, we continue to accept express scripts and medco plans. i'm bonnie, and this is my cvs. and every day since, two years ago, the people of bp made a commitment to the gulf. we've worked hard to keep it. bp has paid over twenty-three billion dollars to help people and businesses who were affected, and to cover cleanup costs. today, the beaches and gulf are open for everyone to enjoy -- and many areas are reporting their best tourism seasons in years. we've shared what we've learned with governme
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 4:30am EDT
june. it's the first time he's expressed support for the act. here's what he said in los angeles recently. >> president obama created what he calls a stopgap measure. those are his words for children who are brought here illegally through no fault of their own. instead of playing politics with these children, i will pursue permanent immigration reform. >> reporter: the president's executive order is a shortened version of the dream act, legislation that would grant citizenship to the same immigrants under certain conditions. mitt romney has opposed the bill in the past. >> pledging, quote, if i were elected and the congress have passed the dream act, would i veto it? the answer is yes. >> reporter: most polls show president obama with a very comfortable lead among hispanic american voters. a new survey from the hispanic center shows why that's important. this year nearly 24 million hispanic americans will be eligible to vote that far exceeds the 19 million who voted in 2008 and most of those votes went to president obama. but romney has certainly not given up trying to win over the hispan
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 4:00am EDT
road trip from los angeles international airport to the california space center in a couple of days. traffic is going to be a mess. >>> cbs moneywatch time now on a friday. two giants try to make a connection. good morning. >> reporter: asian markets were mixed following more worries about weak corporate earnings. tokyo's nikkei shed a fraction. hang seng added half of a percent. the labor department reported the number of people filing new claims for unemployment declined to the lowest level in 4 1/2 years but the news did little to move the stock market. the dow lost 18 points on thursday. the nasdaq was off two points. a japanese cell phone company wants to buy 70% of struggling sprint-nextel corporation. sprint is the third largest cell phone company in the u.s. it continues to lose high paying subscribers to verizon and at&t. it is valued at about $13 billion. the price of corn jumped 5% on the commodities market and ill mean higher prices for meats and other products that contain corn. throughout damaged corn for december delivery finished at $7.73 a bushel on thursday. the ag
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 4:00am EDT
studded los angeles fundraiser the president joked about his lackluster debate performance following songs from katie perry and stevie wonder. >> they perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> reporter: the president also accused his opponent mitt romney of backing away from campaign promises. >> obviously the governor knows his trillion tax cut isn't too popular so a few weeks before this election he's trying to pretend it doesn't exist. >> reporter: romney is in virginia today for a rally and what is being called a major foreign policy address. excertains from the speech have already been released. romney want as change of course in the middle east including tougher sanctions on iran and he'll call on the u.s. to work with other nations to arm rebels in syria with reupons that can defeat bashir al assad's army. at a rally in florida, romney promised to be a strong international leader if elected. >> when i'm president oil take the care it takes to rebuild our principles and restore the principles that made america strong. >> reporter: the republican nomi
CBS
Oct 23, 2012 6:30pm EDT
conversing with music. ♪ ♪ bill whitaker, cbs news, los angeles. >> pelley: and that's the "cbs evening news" for tonight. for all of us at cbs news all around the world, good night. captioning sponsored by cbs captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org >>> a wild police chase wins a manassas woman in big trouble. it gotted started around 11:00 a.m.
CBS
Oct 24, 2012 6:30pm EDT
grateful for being alive but to also truly live. ben tracy, cbs news, los angeles. >> pelley: and that's the "cbs evening news" for tonight. for all of us at cbs news all around the world, good night. captioning sponsored by cbs captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org >>> this is 9 news now. >>> right now hurricane sandy is closing in on jamaica. tonight the 9 weather team is tracking the storm as it heads toward us. topper is in the weather center. what's the early outlook? >> we know she hits jamaica. right over kingston essentially, derek, with 80 mile-per-hour winds and 100 mile-per-hour wind gusts. let's start with the satellite picture. she does form an eye as she moves across eastern jamaica. she's pretty much out of jamaica now headed really for cuba, kind inform between jamaica and cuba and -- of in between jamaica and comby and hurricane warnings are in effect for jamaica and cuba. there are tropical storm warnings in effect for the southeast coast, the atlantic side of florida from essentially sebastian inlet down to ocean reef and watches north and so
CBS
Oct 5, 2012 4:30am EDT
, houston, los angeles, and miami. the charges involve alleged treatment and services which were either not needed or in some cases never even provided. the u.s. attorney general says the fraud amounts to nearly $430 million in false billings. >> the total includes over $230 million in home health care fraud. more than $100 million in mental health care fraud. and approximately $49 million in ambulance transportation fraud. >> prosecutors say alpha ambulance in los angeles is responsible for the transportation fraud. four top people in the company were arrested because of this. two defendants allegedly instructed employees to document a reason for runs even if one didn't exist. under new penalties some defendants could face up to 20 to 50 years in prison. >>> a film dramatizing the death of osama bin laden will debut next month on "national geographic" channel. its debut timed to come just two days before the presidential election. s.e.a.l. team 6 the raid on osama bin laden is from the weinstein company and voltage films. the co-chairman harvey weinstein is a prominent fundraiser for t
CBS
Oct 1, 2012 5:09pm EDT
drama during this week's carmageddon in los angeles. a big chunk of the mulholland bring fell unexpectedly saturday during demolition. a few construction workers got out of the way just in time narrowly escaping injury. on that note drivers in l.a. are breathing a sigh of relief after surviving their second carmageddon, a 10-mile stretch of one of the busiest freeways 405 shut down until late last night for the demolition of the bridge span we were talking about. it's part of a four-year project to add a carpool lane to the freeway. los angeles' mayor declared the weekend a resounding success. the freeway opened seven hours ahead of schedule. >>> it wouldn't be southern california without a chase hours after the freeway was back open again. this morning police say the driver of a stolen white jaguar took off after officers tried to stop him in the san fernando valley. the chase reached speeds of 120 miles per hour. the suspect bailed from the car and fried to hide in an industrial park -- tried to hide in an industrial park. officers caught up with him and took him into custod
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 7:00pm EDT
los angeles is coming out to watch space shuttle endeavour crawl to its final home. the retired shuttle is going 2 miles an hour on a two-day journey to the california science center where it will go on display. many trees had to be cut down to accommodate the shuttle's width. >>> after the break topper has your weekend forecast plus a look at just how cold it drops tonight. 9news continues on a friday night. >>> we are just over an hour away from the nats' elimination game against the defending world champion cardinals. let's head back to nats park with dave owens. we don't want to think about elimination, day. >> reporter: nope, we're not thinking about elimination. one last check of the game right before we get things started joined by paul white, usa today, national baseball reporter. paul, i always like to catch up with you in these situations. you've seen a lot of games. take me back to last night. what is it like on one of your greatest games because it was certainly special? >> it was kind of going along. the tension didn't build till late and when jordan zimmerman came
CBS
Oct 22, 2012 4:30am EDT
. edward lawrence, cbs news, los angeles. >>> good morning, everybody. you are watching 9news now. andrea and mike are both off today. >> i'm monika samtani. >>> a nice cold jacket. a beautiful week. our only weather problems will be the cold this problem, we'll watch what happens late in the we can. here's a look at our day planner because we are expecting to chill to give way to sunshine. low to mid-60s by lunch time with a mid-afternoon high in the low 70s.
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 4:30am EDT
entertainment. teresa garcia, cbs news, los angeles. >>> good morning. i had to make sure it was morning. i'm hike hide, -- i'm mike haiduk, it is monday. this is monika samtani. good morning. >> this is jessica doyle in for andrea roane who will be
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 4:30am EDT
will help their children keep living normal lives. teresa garcia, cbs news, los angeles. >> at this point both children still need to take medications and have i.v. treatments to replace their antibodies which help fight infection. in the past few years, many states have started testing newborns for scid. >>> screening programs for diabetes do not appear to lower death rates. that's the finding of a large trial in england. researchers separated patients into three groups. one was screened for type 2 diabetes. the third group didn't get screened at all. after a ten-year period there was absolutely no difference in mortality rates between the groups. >>> aspirin may help with a person's thinking skills. researchers tested the physical and mental ability of hundreds of elderly women. those who took aspirin every day for five years scored higher on intellect tests like verbal flew wensy and memory than elderly women who didn't take aspirin daily. all the women in the study were at high risk of heart disease. >>> dozens of supplements used for weight loss or boosting your immune system a
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Oct 15, 2012 4:30am EDT
making a 12-mile trek from los angeles international airport through the streets of downtown l.a. the city cut down 400 trees and raised 100 power lines to give the five-story shuttle enough room for the journey which attracted quite a crowd. >> really exciting. >>> the time right now is 4:37. an approaching cold front and the chances for some late day storms could make for a messy afternoon. howard is back in for minutes to let -- two minutes to let us know what to expect. >> apple plans to unveil a new device. we'll bring you a preview. >> sunday was an emotional day for members returning home from afghanistan. >> you're watching 9news now. . >>> we're coming up on 4:40 this monday morning. a mild start. lots of 60s out there. grab the rain gear. we'll get a couple of showers and maybe a better chance of some showers and a rumble or to of thunder this afternoon with a midday high of 73. falling back into the upper 60s for the drive home. i'll be back in a few minutes looking at the rest of the week. here's monika samtani with timesaver traffic. >>> in virginia northbound i- 95, look
CBS
Oct 16, 2012 4:30am EDT
from the beverly hilton in los angeles. >> kind of excited about this. rolling stones going back on tour. the legendary british rock band announced plans for four concerts later this year. this will be a high priced ticket. two will be in london. the other two will be in newark, new jersey. this is the first time the stones have performed in five years. their last world tour earned more than $500 million between 2005 and 2007. >>> some places have banned saggy pants. other places such as schools fine students when they sag their pants. but has anyone ever thought to just give young men with saggy pants a belt? >> one group in prince george's county is taking up a collection to do just that. it has some wondering if this is going to work. debra has the story which inspires a lot of opinion and even a couple of songs. ♪ >> reporter: they're saggy, baggie, their underwear is hanging out but still the street smart style hangs on. >> turn around. you're not welcome here. pull your pants up. >> reporter: gerard doesn't mince words. he's the head of the take charge foundation and creator
CBS
Oct 15, 2012 7:00am EDT
shuttle "endeavour" completeded a long journey home across los angeles with unforeseen obstacles. >> over 100 people are hurt after a fireworks display goes wrong in china. one of the fireworks shoots into the crowd. >> the detroit tigers have come to yankee stadium and taken the first two. >> the cardinals take game one. >> all that. >> i come in around 6:30 and say the opposite of whatever rachel maddox says the night before and that usually works. >> i'm going ring the bell here. >> on cbs "this morning". >> it's not an early halloween party. it's new york's comic-con. >> it's a great place to find it's new york's comic-con. >> it's a great place to find out what batman would look like. captioning funded by cbs welcome to cbs "this morning". i'm charlie rose in new york. nod is in washington. president obama and mitt romney have quit campaigning they are too busy preparing for tomorrow's second presidential debate. >> a new politico george washington washington university battleground poll shows obama leading romney by one-point. the race is tied. nancy cordes is here. good morning. >>
CBS
Oct 14, 2012 9:00am EDT
slow but steady progress through los angeles streets the space shuttle endeavor is just about in position to launch the next chapter of its life. endeavor will be on display at the california science museum. in new mexico felix baumgartner it's try and try again. weather permitting, today could be the day he attempts to become the first skydiver to break the sound barrier. actor gary collins has died. although he had dozens of film and tv roles, he's perhaps best known for his years as master of ceremonies for the miss america pageant. gary collins was 74. the opening game of the american league championship series last night, theetroit tigers led the new york yankees 4-0 going into the bottom of the ninth inning only to see their lead disappear in dramatic fashion with two, two-run homers but in the 12th the tigers scored twice to win 6-4. the yankees lost not only the game but also their captain shortstop derek jeerter suffered a fractured ankle. the national league championship series between the giants and the st. louis cardinals starts tonight in san francisco. now for today
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Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm EDT
takes its final mission through the streets of los angeles. i'm that story coming up. >>> space shuttle endeavour's final journey won't be through space. as bigad shaban reports, instead it's taking to the streets of los angeles. >> reporter: thousands of people are lined up for the biggest show in los angeles this weekend, the space shuttle endeavour's retirement road trip. 66-year-old jan gonder got her at 6 a.m. >> it's like a dream. >> reporter: a big crowd gathered in the middle of the night as the shuttle was slowly hauled on a special carrier from l.a.x. to the city streets. the 167,000-pound spaceship is heading to its last stop, the california science center. moving at 2 miles per hour endeavour should finish the trip late saturday night. the flatbed is not controlled with a steering wheel. it's operated with joysticks. the transporter's wheels can move in any direction. >> it's an engineering marvel. >> reporter: endeavour flew 25 missions, more than 123 million- miles in space before it was retired with the rest of the shuttle program last year and the final 12-mile t
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
from the nokia theater here in los angeles on move 18. >> i hold the bar and you come running and kick it. >> reporter: charlie brown is coming to the big screen. the peanuts gang will star in their own animated feature film. it's scheduled to hit theaters in november 2015. that's the 65th anniversary of the comic strip and the 50th anniversary of a charlie brown christmas. that's your eye on entertainment. teresa garcia, cbs news, los angeles. >>> thank you for watching 9news now at 6:00 a.m. good morning. i'm andrea roane. >>> we have two words for you: good morning. i'm mike hydeck. thanks for joining us. a long joke. monika samtani is here. she's got traffic. howard bernstein, take it away. >> i'm thinking about the pumpkin patch in
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Oct 21, 2012 10:30am EDT
newspapers, the it "los angeles times" quoting say it may have been inspired by a spontaneous demonstration. >> well, that's not the evidence you're seeing. these effects were well armed. it was a well-executed attack. the truth slet's find out the truth. let's put all the facts on the table to see how it developed and we can know. i can tell you the markings of it, the weapons they were carrying and the way it was carried out in multiple stages had all the markings of a terrorist-type attack and for 14 days this administration did everything in its power, including on this show and others that sunday after the attack, to say that it was a popular uprising, that it was a spontaneous uprising linked to a youtube video which we now know not to be the case. even the administration now admits that. >> schieffer: governor romney has made quite a point saying in his first day in office he will declare china to be a currency manipulator. i understand you told some reporters from bloomberg that you don't agree with the president, that you don't think that's a wise thing to do. >> i agree with mitt
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 6:00am EDT
: president obama is raising more cash in california today. last night at a star studded los angeles fundraiser the president joked about his lackluster debate performance following songs from katy perry and stevie wonder. >> they perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> the president also accused his opponent, mitt romney, of backing away from campaign promise. >> obviously the governor knows his tax cut isn't too popular. so a few wicks before the election he is trying to pretend it doesn't exist. >> reporter: romney is in virginia today if a rally and what is being called a major foreign policy address. excerpts from the speech have already been released. romney witness a change of course in the middle east, including tougher sanctions on iran. and he will call on the u.s. to work with other nations to arm rebels in syria with weapons that can defeat the presence's army. -- the president's army. romney promised to be a strong international leader if elected. >> when i am president i will take the care it takes to rebuild our principles and restore the principles
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 4:00am EDT
miami 89. clouds and sun in chicago. 76. sunshine in dallas 88 and partly sunny skies in los angeles, 78 degrees. let's check your national forecast. dense fog and light rain will stretch from the mid-atlantic region into coastal new england. a stalled front will bring showers and thunderstorms from northern florida to carolinas. break out the blower. parts of minnesota and north dakota could get as much as four inches of snow. here we go. in sports the tigers miguel cabrera joined the baseball great of ted williams and mickey mantle. he got the triple crown. cabrera getting a standing o when he was taken out of the game. he's the first triple crown winner since 1967. last national league winner was joe midwick back in 1937. a pair of homers helping the bronx bombers destroy the white sox 13-2. the yanks had 245 home runs. the orioles use. new york wins the american league east. electric in oakland. they rallied from four runs down to beat the rangers and do until probable win the american league west for the first time since 2006. the a's came from a 13 game division deficit. the ranger
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Oct 9, 2012 4:30am EDT
mete questions on dvd. that's your eye on entertainment, teresa garcia, cbs news, los angeles. >>> good morning. thank you for watching 9news now at 5:00 a.m. i'm andrea roane. >> why are you seeing so much pink? >> buddy check 9 day. it's the 9th of october, the 19th year we've been doing buddy check 9. >> we're all celebrating. good morning. i'm mike hydeck. good morning, monika samtani. >> we've got to get pink blazers, you and i. >> what makes you think i don't have one. >> mm. >> that's on you. >> weather wise, you might need something a little waterproof this morning as we've got some light, maybe a pink rain jacket -- some light rain showers going on right now. they'll be sticking around for a few more hours. i think it's going to get much better by later this afternoon. here's a look at your day planner. we'll see temperatures only in the mid-50s by noon but still plenty of clouds around. maybe a break or two, especially north and west. more breaks in the cloud cover this afternoon with a 3:00 p.m. reading of 59. high about 60. then 6:00 p.m. we'll be back to 59 degrees. yeah, w
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Oct 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
of this morning's headlines. a "los angeles times" says convicted killer described as charles manson's right-hand man has been approved for parole. bruce davis was not there when the hanson family was murdered and sharon tate died but convicted of killing two men at the ranch where manson and his followers lived. governor jerry brown will decide if davis will be released. >> "the washington post" reports on new secret service policies. excessive drinking has been prohibited so has sharing work related information on social media. five months ago more than a dozen secret service employees were accused of drunken partying. >> "usa today" says 10% of all workers work from home. census figures show an extra 4.2 million workers telecommuting at least one day a week. people who work only at home earn more than people who work outside the home. >> the "wall street journal" has a halloween horror story. starbucks stores have been running out of the pumpkin sauce for their popular pumpkin spies latte. customers get upset when their store runs out. starbucks blames the shortages on infr
CBS
Oct 11, 2012 4:00am EDT
thunderstorms in los angeles, 69 degrees. let's check your national forecast. northeast and mid-atlantic states will be mainly dry and cool. temperatures will stay below average across the northern plains. most of the south will be sunny, warm and dry, showers and thunderstorms are possible in the southwest. >>> in sports this morning, baseball post-season drama goes deep. the a's trying to avoid elimination. oakland trailing by two in the bottom of the ninth. then a double in the tying run. coco crisp end it, single to right. the a's win this one 4-3. oakland ties up the series at two games apiece. sitting for broadway in the bronx, bottom of the ninth yankees trailing. raul pinch-hitting for the alex rodriguez. he ties it up with a solo homer. he does it again. walk off upper deck shot wins it for yankees 3-2. >>> in the national league the giants jump out on the reds early, angel hits a lead off homer. another home run in the second inning. san francisco wins this one 8-3 and ties up the series two games apiece. in washington, since 1933 nationals come up short. the cardinals
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Oct 9, 2012 4:00am EDT
. occasional rain in new york, 60. showers in miami, 88. sun and clouds in los angeles, 74. let's check your national forecast. an offshore storm brings rain up the east coast to maine. a cold front swings through the great lakes region. it will be dry in the west and south except for a few showers and thunderstorms in southern florida. >>> in sports this morning, the orioles put the heat back on the yankees in the american league division series. at first, what a move at home by ichi ichi ichiro. in the third, chris davis with a rocket to right to tie the series. alan craig goes solo hitting one deep to left. carlos beltran hit two monster blasts. the third time he's homered twice in the postseason. the cardinals even the national league division series at one game each. in football, the jets made a game of it against the texans. matt schaub it look easy on the first drive, tossing a 34-yard touchdown pass to wide open daniels. mark sanchez came back with a score. joe mcknight electry if ied the crowd, grabbing the kickoff, cutting down the sidelines, racing 100 yards for the score. not eno
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Oct 11, 2012 4:30am EDT
secret for nearly two decades. bigad shaban, cbs news, los angeles. >> the argo story didn't become public knowledge till president clinton declassified the operation in 1997. argo opens in theaters tomorrow. i think it was sunday morning, one of the men rescued, he called the c.i.a. they said he was traveling out of the country. he said no, he's back home. and he was back home. >> a lot of buzz
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Oct 16, 2012 4:00am EDT
sunny, 6 2 degrees. chicago, partly sunny, 67. dallas, partly sunny 80. los angeles, partly sunny, 90. and now for a check of today's national forecast. showers will linger across most of the northeast. sunny, breezy weather will stretch from the mid-atlantic states through most of the south. most of the nation's midsection will be warm and windy. heavy windy will soak the northwest. >>> on the "cbs moneywatch" report, kindle customers might have a refund coming to them. ashley morrison is here in new york with that and more. good morning, ashley. >> good morning to you. stocks in asia rallied this morning on hopes that spain will ask for a bailout in the coming weeks to activate the european central bank's bond buying scheme. tokyo's nikkei added 1 1/2%. consumer spending was modestly higher for a second consecutive month. retail sales rose just over 1% in september. part of the increase was due to economists warn that if those .- prices continue to rise, consumers could cut back. >>> the up tick in retail sales gave wall street stocks a lift. the dow closed 95 points higher on monda
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Oct 12, 2012 4:30am EDT
it will be the start of a national trend. teresa garcia, cbs news, los angeles. >> the two sides also disagree on what prop 37 would do to food prices. supporters say nothing. opponents say it would likely hike grocery bills by hundreds of dollars per year. >>> 4:52. good morning if you're just waking up this friday. time for the question of the morning. >> in a recent survey, pet owners were asked if you could ask your pet one question, what would it be? >> what was their number one answer? is it a, are you happy? b, do you like your food? or c, do you like me? do you really like me? >> it's all about me. log on to wusa9 facebook fan page. we'd love to hear what you think or maybe what your pet thinks. make they do talk. i don't know. we'll have the answer in our 6:00 hour. >>> welcome back. your weather first on this friday morning. some spots north and west away from water are in the mid- to upper 30s. in town and by the way, we're closer to the 50-degree mark. we're going to have a sunny day. the winds will start out light but we'll have a front move through mid-morning. notice th
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Oct 17, 2012 4:00am EDT
afternoon thunderstorms 66 degrees. dallas partly sunny 86 and los angeles sunny 94 degrees. >>> now for a check of today's national forecast, most of the eastern third of the nation will be clear and please. winds of more than 50 miles per hour will blow across the northern plains and the upper midwest. damaging wind and hail possible in oklahoma, arkansas and western tennessee. the mississippi and ohio valley can expect showers and thunderstorms. california and the southwest will be sunny and hot. >>> on the cbs moneywatch target is matching holiday online prices and get ready for a newer, smaller ipad. ashley morrison is here in new york with that and more. people want to hear about this ipad. >> reporter: good morning. new speculation th-- tooky gain seng also added 1%. wall street ended higher on better than expected third quarter earning reports from bellwether companies. the dow finished up 127 points the nasdaq rose 36 points. michael corbett a long time citibank executive is the new ceo of the bank. pandit resigned on tuesday. he steered the bank through the 2008 financial c
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Oct 19, 2012 7:00am EDT
california bear. the bear's name meat ball. he couldn't stay away from homeowners outside of los angeles. the bear has become a celebrity and a challenge for his keepers. we'll show you how social media connect ad community with a bear. good morning. >> good morning, charlie. this one official from california department of fish and game and said bear sightings in california have become the equivalent of a high-speed car chase. the cameras show up. the bear shows up. the community becomes captivated. but the big question what happens the next time? doesn't matter if you have two legs or four. if you get in trouble in hollywood -- new know how famous you are? >> -- it makes headlines. they surrounded this one area. he's between a house and a fence. >> this bear has been put in custody nearly as much as lindsay lohan. yet it's that celebrity that's saved his life. >> so you are one lucky bear. >> as a fan, he wanted pictures. but he's also an official with the california department of fish and game. >> hi. >> he first got wind of the 400-pound black bear. he was reported rummaging around a garag
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Oct 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
by scout masters and volunteers. for cbs "this morning," john blackstone, los angeles. >>> it is time now to show you some of this morning's headlines. leon panetta warns united states is vulnerable to a cyber pearl harbor. hackers threaten to attack the power grid, financial networks and government. those hacksers are getting morography. >>> the "wall street journal" reports a slow down in job growth because some businesses are worried about the fiscal cliff. 1/3 of companies say they are not hiring right now because they don't know what congress is going to end up doing about taxes and spending. >>> there are 7 billion people in the world and the "los angeles times" says 6 billion of them now have a cell phone. the new report says only 2.3 billion people in the world have internet access. >>> the "the washington times" says a giant panda cub died last month at the national zoo because of underdeveloped lungs and liver damage. officials say it is possible that the female cub was born prematurely because its lungs were not fully developed. they are optimistic >> this national wea
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Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm EDT
the contaminated injections and whether everyone who got them will get sick. cbs news, los angeles. >> the cdc warns doctors not to use any of the products that came from that massachusetts pharmacy, which right now is shut down. >>> american airlines mechanics will fix those floor mounts in 48 of its 757 airplanes to prevent seats from coming loose. three recent incidents where seats came loose while planes were in the air. engineers will upgrade the mechanisms that lock the seats down. the carriers had to cancel more than 90 flights to make those fixes. >>> you'll soon be able to use your mobile wallet at star bucks. the seattle based company teamed up with technology startup, square, to roll out a new mobile payment app. starbucks customers can use. the coffee company will add a tipping app and that will be available sometime next summer. the baristas will thank you. >> this is the weekend dozens of d.c. bars have been given the okay to stay open until 4:00 a.m. two hours longer than usual. a new city policy is being extended that extends alcohol sales before holidays. the move is aimed
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Oct 15, 2012 6:30pm EDT
crawl. she arrived yesterday at the california science center in los angeles after a two-day trip on the ground. "endeavour" barely fit through the tight city streets. its wings nearly clipped trees and yule poles. this family got a close-up look from its living room. the slow motion voyage seemed to captivate the entire city. people young and old stood at attention to witness the end of another chapter in manned space flight. another artifact of history is going on display. the speech the president never had to give during the cuban missile crisis. that's next. those little things still get you. for you, life's about her. but your erectile dysfunction - that could be a question of blood flow. cialis tadalafil for daily use helps you be ready anytime the moment's right. you can be more confident in your ability to be ready. and the same cialis is the only daily ed tablet approved to treat ed and symptoms of bph, like needing to go frequently or urgently. tell your doctor about all your medical conditions and medications, and ask if your heart is healthy enough for sexual activity. do
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Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm EDT
trucks caused massive headaches for drivers outside of los angeles tonight. that's about 25 miles north of downtown la. investigators say the trucks collided when a dump truck spun out. at least one trucker ended up at the hospital. hundreds of gallons of diesel fuels spilled all over the road way. the tunnel was closed for nine hours? >>> a historic flight suit is being donated to the national air and space museum. it was worn by late navy commander william -- over cuba during the crisis. ecker and his wing man took the first soviet bases in cuba. >>> one of the most decorated mayor reins is getting -- marines is getting a new honor. a statute was installed today outside the national museum of the marine corp. he is the only marine to have five ? >>> why do presidential watchers say obama was more aggressive than romney? >>> we will have the story of apple unveiling their smaller version of the i pad. that coming up ? >>> a fed ex holiday shipping surge and a brown ie recall. apple unveiled its i pad. for the first look? >>> apple shrinks the screen to just under 8 inches. that i
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Oct 8, 2012 7:00am EDT
in los angeles last night, three more in san francisco today. we learned his campaign raked in $181 million in the month of september alone, the largest one month haul of this presidential campaign. 6,000 obama supporters paid at least $250 each to join the president at a star studded concert in downtown los angeles. the lineup included katy perry, stevie wonder, bone jon jovi and jennifer hudson. president obama praised them all while poking fun at himself. >> everyone here is incredible professionals, such great friends and they just perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> reporter: it was his first public acknowledgment that his debate performance wednesday night might not have been the strongest. earlier sunday on "face the nation" campaign strategist david axelrod admitted the president wasn't completely happy with his showing. >> the president is his harshest critic and without getting into detail you can assume he's reviewed the tape and it will inform -- it will inform how he handles these subsequent debates. >> reporter: axlelrod and other supp
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Oct 26, 2012 4:30am EDT
entertainment. bigad shaban, cbs news, los angeles. >> wow, that was cool. >>> good morning. thank you for watching 9news now. it's 5:00 a.m. i'm andrea roane. hope we won't see any surf like that around here any time soon. >> i'm jessica doyle in for mike hydeck. monika samtani will have your timesaver traffic in a moment and howard bernstein is watching the skies for us. >> we've got some low clouds and fog. we'll have a lot on sandy coming up in about 15 minutes. the 5:00 advisory nudges the track over a little closer to us instead of atlantic city. now maybe delaware bay. some in my chat room were saying will we have a better idea on sunday where this will
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Oct 14, 2012 11:00pm EDT
center after making a 12-mile trek from the los angeles international airport through the downtown streets. the city cut down 400 trees, raised 100 power lines to give the five-story shuttle enough room for the journey. >> what a sight. >> unbelieve. >> we were talking about that a couple of weeks ago, how remarkable to see a space shuttle in person. if you get the opportunity you don't want to miss that. >> absolutely. >>> great weather. >> yeah. it s a great weekend. very nice and mild. a little breezy but you can't ask for much better in october. >> have you got more coming? >> no, sorry. mild weather stays with us, but the beautiful dry weather is going by the wayside. let's take a look outside right now with the michael and son weather cam. it's 67 degrees. obviously still very mild. our normal high is 69. so we're still even close to that right now at 11:00. the dew point has risen up to 57 degrees because of the southerly flow right now at 16 miles per hour. the humidity is 70% right now. and in your weather headlines, we have a cloudy and mild night obviously on tap. that's
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Oct 11, 2012 7:00am EDT
, find somebody to hate. >>> welcome to cbs "this morning." i'm charlie rose in los angeles. norah o'donnell is in new york. new polls show the race between president obama and governor mitt romney is getting tighter. a new quinnipiac university-cbs nes-"new york times" poll of likely voemters in three crucial swing states has just come out. >> romney lead by one-point in colorado. in wisconsin mr. obama's lead is three points. he had been up six in that state. however in virginia the president has increased his lead to five points. that's up one from the previous poll and tonight the focus will be on the vice presidential candidate as they face off in their only debate. jan crawford is at the debate site in danville, kentucky. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. romney is gaining ground because of his debate performance last week so now the pressure is on biden to try to stop some of the momentum or at least change the subject. appearing confident but all this, paul ryan arrived late in kentucky to crowd of well wishers. earlier in the day ryan took a break from practice sess
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Oct 3, 2012 4:00am EDT
. thunderstorms in miami 91. showers in chicago 66. sunny in dallas 87. mostly sunny in los angeles, 84. let's check your national forecast. a stormfront rumbles through the south and northeast. temperatures expected to be up 10 degrees above-normal. a strong cold front bringing chilly showers will hit parts of the midwest and the mercury could top out 15 degrees above average in the mississippi valley. in sports this morning it is over for the l.a. dodgers their hopes of a national league wild card spot stomped on by the giants. ellis goes deep to center to get l.a. within one but it wasn't enough. 4-3. l.a. will miss the post-season. cliffhanger in the american league east, orioles chris davis golfs one to center. baltimore edges the rays 1-0. and a walk off rbi single in the 4th inning helps the yankees beat the red sox. new york and orioles end up tied tomorrow night they play a one game tiebreaker on thursday. miguel cabrera is this close to winning baseball's triple crown. got two hits and two rbis against the royals. currently he has a seven-point lead for the batting title. he's
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Oct 22, 2012 4:00am EDT
cloudy 84. los angeles mostly cloudy, 69. now for a check of today's national forecast. rain and mountain snow will roll into the west but it will be dry in southern california. showers and thunderstorms will develop across much of the midwest. thunderstorms are possible across arkansas, oklahoma and northwestern texas. and it will be a nice day in the northeast. >>> on the cbs moneywatch two tech giants launch big products this week and nissan recalls thousands of vehicles. >> reporter: good morning. asian markets made a late recovery after the yen the pole a two month low against the dollar helping exporters. tokyo's nikkei rose a fraction. ong kong's hang seng added a half of a%. wall street hopes to rebound after a sour week to the week. blue chips tumbled on friday. the dow lost 205 points the biggest loss in four months. the nasdaq was down 67. the price at pump continue to go down. the national average cost for a gallon of regular is $3.68. that's 11 cents less then a week ago and 15 cents less than a month ago. you're still paying more than you did last year. gas prices a
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Oct 12, 2012 12:00pm EDT
per hour through the streets of los angeles. the orbiter is on its way to a museum. 400 trees were cut down, more than 100 traffic lights had to come down in order for the shuttle to make the trip. the endeavour will be on public display starting october 30. >>> important pieces of white house history are going on the auction block today. they were collected by a long time employee who saved many of the items if the trash bin. >> reporter: at the auction gallery in atlanta, georgia, john lloyd is selling his grandfather's hand me downs. >> it's cheesy, i know. >> reporter: given the hands they originally came from, there is plenty of interest. >> when you work at any place in the world even, you're bound to get something. people come through, well, my grandfather's happens to be presidential things. >> reporter: his grandfather bonner arrington was a carpenter at the white house for 33 years. employed during harry truman's administration through to ronald reagan's. collecting people imeel ya that offers a -- memorabilia that offers a three dimensional timeline of the presidential f
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